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Blood lead, ethnic origin, and lead exposure.
  1. G M Singal,
  2. A R Gatrad,
  3. P M Howse,
  4. K W Johnson,
  5. M Ganley,
  6. A Thomas,
  7. R A Braithwaite,
  8. S S Brown
  1. Walsall District Health Authority.


    A survey of blood lead concentrations is reported in a group of 199 young Walsall children (3-6 years of age). The geometric mean blood lead concentration was 0.47 mumol/l (range 0.2-1.6 mumol/l). There were no significant differences in blood lead concentrations between groups of children with different ages, sex, ethnic origin, or environment.

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